Bordeaux Branch Library is closed Nov 19 and 20 for HVAC system repair.

All library locations are closed beginning at 6 PM Wednesday, Nov 27, and reopen for normal hours on Saturday, Nov 30. Happy Thanksgiving!

Ghost country: A Novel

Book Cover
Average Rating
Publisher:
Varies, see individual formats and editions
Pub. Date:
Varies, see individual formats and editions
Language:
English
Description
In the shadowy streets below Chicago's Loop, among the poor and downtrodden, a homeless woman believes that the blood of the Virgin Mary is seeping through a crack in a concrete wall. Ghost Country tells what happens in the lives of three people, after a mysterious woman appears at the wall during a thunderstorm.
Also in This Series
More Like This
More Details
ISBN:
9780385333368
9780307485434
9781568956824
9780385299336
Reviews from GoodReads
Loading GoodReads Reviews.
Staff View

Grouping Information

Grouped Work ID 2bcdd237-e80c-48e1-dede-04d89762e5d3
Grouping Title ghost country
Grouping Author paretsky sara
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2019-11-19 22:45:26PM
Last Indexed 2019-11-19 23:52:38PM

Solr Details

accelerated_reader_interest_level
accelerated_reader_point_value 0
accelerated_reader_reading_level 0
author Sara Paretsky
author_display Paretsky, Sara
available_at_catalog Main Kids
Main Library
collection_catalog Fiction
Large Print
detailed_location_catalog Main Library - Adult Fiction
Main Library - Adult Large Print
display_description A novel on the homeless in Chicago so desperate for a ray of hope they are willing to believe in miracles, this one being the Virgin's apparition. The novel features a gallery of characters, among them a former opera singer who has become an alcoholic.
format_catalog Book
Large Print
eBook
format_category_catalog Books
eBook
id 2bcdd237-e80c-48e1-dede-04d89762e5d3
isbn 9780307485434
9780385299336
9780385333368
9781568956824
item_details
Bib IdItem IdShelf LocCall NumFormatFormat CategoryNum CopiesIs Order ItemIs eContenteContent SourceeContent FileeContent URLsubformatDetailed StatusLast CheckinLocationSub-location
ils:CARL0000108458 35192019431273 Main Library - Adult Large Print Fiction Paretsk Large Type 1 false false On Shelf MN
ils:CARL0000102162 35192043078355 Main Library - Adult Fiction Fiction Paretsk 1 false false On Shelf MN
overdrive:41b17aaa-65fe-4739-a86e-6ce32c846290 -1 Online OverDrive Collection Online OverDrive eBook eBook 1 false true OverDrive Adobe EPUB eBook, Kindle Book, OverDrive Read Available Online
itype_catalog
Book
Large Print Book
last_indexed 2019-11-20T05:52:38.103Z
lexile_score -1
literary_form Fiction
literary_form_full Fiction
local_callnumber_catalog Fiction Paretsk
Fiction Paretsk Large Type
owning_library_catalog Nashville Public Library
owning_location_catalog Main Kids
Main Library
primary_isbn 9780385333368
publishDate 1998
2008
record_details
Bib IdFormatFormat CategoryEditionLanguagePublisherPublication DatePhysical Description
ils:CARL0000108458 Large Print Books English Wheeler Pub., 1998. 525 p. ; 24 cm.
ils:CARL0000102162 Book Books English Delacorte Press, c1998. 386 p. ; 25 cm.
overdrive:41b17aaa-65fe-4739-a86e-6ce32c846290 eBook eBook English Random House Publishing Group 2008
recordtype grouped_work
scoping_details_catalog
Bib IdItem IdGrouped StatusStatusLocally OwnedAvailableHoldableBookableIn Library Use OnlyLibrary OwnedHoldable PTypesBookable PTypesLocal Url
ils:CARL0000108458 35192019431273 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
ils:CARL0000102162 35192043078355 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
overdrive:41b17aaa-65fe-4739-a86e-6ce32c846290 -1 Available Online Available Online false true true false false false
subject_facet Chicago (Ill.) -- Fiction
City and town life -- Illinois -- Chicago -- Fiction
Homeless persons -- Illinois -- Chicago -- Fiction
Large type books
Psychiatric social work -- Illinois -- Chicago -- Fiction
Psychiatrists -- Illinois -- Chicago -- Fiction
Psychotherapist and patient -- Illinois -- Chicago -- Fiction
title_display Ghost country
title_full Ghost Country A Novel
Ghost country / Sara Paretsky
title_short Ghost country
title_sub A Novel
topic_facet City and town life
Fantasy
Fiction
Homeless persons
Large type books
Psychiatric social work
Psychiatrists
Psychotherapist and patient